Katie is the Director of Marketing for Acronis SCS where she is responsible for the marketing, communications, and public relations strategy development and execution. Katie has spent 13 years in the IT industry, having worked in both software and services marketing. She has a passion for building trusted business relationships that impact more than just day-to-day transactions with customers. Katie most recently worked for DXC Technology where she managed a global client advisory program for Fortune 500 CIOs. Katie received a bachelor’s degree in marketing from Evangel University in Missouri, an MBA in marketing from Salem State University in Massachusetts, and a PhD in organizational leadership from Regent University in Virginia. Katie enjoys staying active through activities such as standup paddle boarding, snowshoeing, hiking, and yoga.